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The Informed Citizens Book Club meets the second Wednesday of each month.

Firehouse Book Store, Fort Collins
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Raff's Restaurant, Windsor
11:00 a.m
  - 12:30 p.m.                      



Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events

Upcoming Reads - for reviews and discussion questions please go to Books and Articles Blog


March 13, 2019
The Newcomers: Finding Refuge, Friendship, and Hope in an American Classroom
 by Helen Thorpe

April 10, 2019

 I Shall Not Hate: A Gaza Doctor's Journey on the Road to Peace 
and Human Dignity
 
by Izzeldin Abuelaish



Previous Reads

Informed Citizen’s Book Club - 2019
            Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation by Cokie Roberts                 
            No is Not Enough - Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the
            World We Need by Naomi Klein

 Informed Citizen’s Book Club - 2018
    Infamy - The Shocking Story of the Japanese Internment Camps during     
            WW II by Richard Reeves
            Gun Fight:  The Battle Over the Right to Bear Arms in America
            by Adam Winkler
 
            Ratf**ked Doesn't Count:  Why Your Vote Doesn't Count by David Daley

The Death and Life of the Great American School System: 
    How Testing and Choice Are  Undermining Education
by Diane Ravitch

  
The Woman's Hour by Elaine Weiss 
            
An American Sickness: How Health Care Became Big Business & How
            We Can Take It Back
-Elizabeth Rosenthal'
Acid Test:  LSD and Ecstasy to Treat PTSD – Shrode
$2 a Day: Living on Next to Nothing in America – Edin and Shaefer
Radical - Nawaz April
Glow Kids: How Screen Addiction Is Hijacking Our Kids-And How to Break
             the Trance-Kardras
Strangers in Their Own Land – Arlie Russell Hochschild


Informed Citizen’s Book Club – 2017 Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion
              by Jonathan Haidt
Healing the Heart of Democracy: The Courage to Create a Politics Worthy
              of the Human Spirit–Palmer
Mistakes Were Made (but not by me) by  Tavris and Aronson
The Warmth of Other Suns– Wilkerson                Chasing the Scream - Hari
Rise of the Warrior Cop – Balko
Dark Money – Mayer The Sixth Extinction – Kolbert
American Nations – Woodward Chasing the Scream – Hart               The New Jim Crow - Alexander
On Tyranny – Snyder
Evicted – Desmond


Informed Citizen’s Book Club - 2016

Unspun: Finding Facts in a World of Misinformation – Jamison and Jackson

The Botany of Desire– Pollan

Drift – Maddow

The Green Boat – Pipher

Shades of Blue – edited by Ferris
Divide – Taibbi

Give Us the Ballot – Berman Just Mercy – Stephenson

The Righteous Mind – Haidt